America.com: Premium Virtual Real Estate headed to Auction
Nyon, Switzerland (ots) - America.com is officially up for grabs!
Will America embrace the best domain name or will it fall into the hands of another country? We will soon find out, as this potential record-breaking domain sale will be one for the record books!
Internet Media Consultants SA has been hired as the exclusive broker for the sale of the Super-Premium domain name: America.com. IMC have partnered with GreatDomains.com, a division of Sedo.com to hold the upcoming online auction, which is scheduled from May 22, 2008, 2:00pm EST to
May 29, 2008, 2:00pm EST.
"We have already had an amazing amount of interest from corporations and investors around the world, says Paolo Belcastro, Director of IMC. This is truly a once in a lifetime opportunity and the domain name will most likely never be sold again."
Several international industry experts, have valued the domain in the
$3.5-$7.3 million range. The reserve price is set above $1,000,000 U.S. dollars and expected to surpass numerous previous sales records.
Industry analysts have recently defined this world-class domain name as an "instant business", and also calculating it to be within the top 1% of the best domain names in the world. This domain lends itself to an unlimited array of possibilities, business models and future revenue streams.
In 1999, the domain name "Business.com" was sold for $7.5 Million U.S. Dollars. In just a few years the developed Business.com domain name was resold to R.H. Donnelly for over $345 Million U.S. Dollars. America.com lends itself to a very similar possible situation for future development.
Recent domain sales include, (in U.S Millions), Sex.com $12.5, IRS.com $12.5, Fund.com $9.9, Porn.com $9.5, Diamond.com $7.5. Last month Pizza.com fetched $2.6 million at GreatDomains.com.
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